Loading Events

« Back to Events

  • This event has passed.

Watercolor Wonders in the Gardens (Ages 9-13)

June 26 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Wednesday-Friday, June 26-28, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Explore the vibrant world of watercolor with artist Erica Qualey, in this workshop designed for creative minds aged 9-13. Dive into the basics of watercolor, from fundamental skills to mastering brushstrokes and layering washes. This hands-on experience will guide young artists through the enchanting process of field sketching with watercolor, offering a perfect blend of artistic exploration and skill-building. Participants will embark on exciting painting activities throughout the workshop, fostering a playful and enjoyable learning environment. The journey includes immersing in gardens to gather inspiration for their artwork and exploring new techniques to help capture what they see on paper. As the days progress, attendees will build upon their skills and principles, culminating in creating a final masterpiece on the last day. All materials provided. Scholarships are available for families with a financial need.



June 26
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
$160 – $200
Event Category:


Bosarge Family Education Center
Botanical Gardens Drive
Boothbay, ME United States


Erica Qualey